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Forthcoming Health & Society Books

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  1. The Complete Guide to Fertility Awareness

    By Jane Knight

    Fertility awareness offers a number of advantages for women’s reproductive health: it does not interfere with normal physiology; there are no physical side effects; it can be used to optimise or minimise chances of conception; and it is culturally and morally acceptable in societies where...

    To Be Published October 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal...

    To Be Published October 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Doing Collaborative Arts-based Research for Social Justice

    A Guide

    By Victoria Foster

    Series: Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

    This book provides a user-friendly guide to conducting collaborative arts-based research. Providing practical, step-by-step assistance on how to actually conduct research, the text offers chapters on: Project design Data collection using a range of methods, including poetry, story-telling,...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Abuse, Mental Illness and Recovery in Everyday Lives

    Beyond Trauma

    By Nicole Moulding

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Abuse, Mental Illness and Recovery in Everyday Lives offers new insights into the social dimensions of emotional distress in abuse-related mental illness, and explores the many interconnections between gendered violence, different forms of abuse and poor mental health. Looking at how individuals...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Disability, Avoidance and the Academy

    Challenging Resistance

    Edited by David Bolt, Claire Penketh

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    Disability is a widespread phenomenon, indeed a potentially universal one as life expectancies rise. Within the academic world, it has relevance for all disciplines yet is often dismissed as a niche market or someone else’s domain. This collection explores how academic avoidance of disability...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Pragmatic Children’s Nursing

    A Theory for Children and their Childhoods

    By Duncan Randall

    Series: Routledge Research in Nursing

    Pragmatic Children’s Nursing is the first attempt to create a paediatric nursing theory which argues for the importance of giving children living with illness access to a childhood which is, as far as possible, equal to that of their peers. Set in the historical context of the development of...

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Dark Side of Emotional Labour

    By Jenna Ward, Robert McMurray

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    Focussing on ‘the dark side’ of emotional labour, this book explores the work that the rest of society either forgets or does not want to think about - work that is emotionally disturbing, wearying, and sometimes damaging to those who undertake it. This work is often stigmatised and unseen, but is...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Bodies and Lives in Ancient America

    Health Before Columbus

    By Debra L. Martin, Anna J. Osterholtz

    Bodies and Lives in Ancient America offers a broad view of what it was like to live and die throughout North America before European contact. The authors use a unique life history approach, moving from pregnancy and birth through to senescence. Drawing on biological data gathered from human remains...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Anthropology of Obesity in the United States

    By Anna Bellisari

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Preservation of Memory

    Edited by Davide Bruno

    To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Psychology Press